Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls CSPAN April 29, 2017 7:47am-7:49am EDT
president trump: and 14 weeks, we have brought road town change to washington, the most fundamental change can be found in the relationship between the people and the government. politicians for too long to more about special interests than they did about a very successful future for all americans. they took our taxpayers money and sent their jobs and wealth to other countries, not anymore. from the first day of my administration, i have governed by a simple idea, my only allegiance is do you, our wonderful citizens. together, we see the great achievements are possible when we put american people first. that is why i withdrew the united states from the transpacific partnership. that day was a turning port -- point for our nation which by the other countries on notice that the sellout of the american worker was over.
in the following weeks, i took unprecedented action to reverse federal overreach and unleash job creation. we have slashed burdensome regulations and impose a policy that, for each new regulation, to regulations must be taken from the books. we have done it while moving quickly to restore the most basic protections for all citizens, the rule of law. a truly great judge, neil gorsuch, now sits at the united states supreme court. the justice is deeply devoted to our constitution. my administration is the first in modern political europe to to confirm aa supreme court justice in the .ast 100 days -- first 100 days it happened last 136 years ago in 1881. defending the rule of law is a priority, not just in the courts but also in the street and on the border. we told the incredible police of our nation that they have
powerful support as they work to bring down violent crime rates. we have taken bold action to criminal -- go after cartels and taken top priority to prosecute anyone who targets law enforcement. this has many work of my administration, fighting for the american worker and defending the rule of law. and returning the power to the american people. since my inauguration, economic confidence has soared, reaching higher than any time in nine years. optimism among manufacturers is at a record high and small business confidence has seen its largest increase in nearly four decades. perhaps the greatest change of all is the renewal of the american spirit. as long as we have faith in each other and trust in god, the sunshine